The Armiger based the
design of his arms on those of another armigerous Lindley family using
the same tinctures of Argent and Sable. The three roman fasces
represent his work career in compliance roles in the fields of
occupational safety, quality and environment as well as being a
Justice of the Peace. The embattled Chief represents safety &
The Griffin in the crest carries on the theme from the previously
existing Lindley family Arms. The chained book represents the
armigerís interest in rare and antiquarian books.
The design of the Badge carries over the
chained book from the armigerís crest and includes a blue Maltese
cross alluding to the Australian State of Queensland where his family
and his wifeís ancestors were early pioneers. The lesser sooty owl is
endemic to the area of far north Queensland where the armigerís wife
came from, so is used represent her family. The red rose alludes to
the Lancaster branch of his family.
is a Fellow of the Safety Institute of Australia, a Member of the
Queensland Justices Association and a committee member for the
Australian Heraldry Society.